CBI awarded as one of the Top 5 Outstanding CFIs
Lt. Gen. William K. Hotchkiss, III (Ret.), CBI Chairman (third from right) receives the trophy and cash prize for being one of the Top 5 Outstanding Countryside Financial Institutions in the country from Land Bank President Gilda E. Pico (2nd from left) and Keynote Speaker Hon. Nelson P. Collantes (third from left), representative of 3rd District of Batangas and Chairman of the House Committee on Banks and Financial Intermediaries
Land Bank of the Philippines (LBP) recognized Cantilan Bank, Inc. (CBI) as one of the Top 5 Outstanding Countryside Financial Institutions in the country. The award was presented during the LBP’s Gawad CFI 2013 awarding ceremony held on August 28, 2013 at LBP – Plaza, Malate Manila.
For fifteen years, Landbank has been recognizing its CFI partners which serve as models of excellence in rural financial services. The Gawad CFI awarding ceremony was attended by the members of Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines (RBAP), Chamber of Thrift Banks, other government agencies, and senior officers of Landbank.
Cantilan Bank has been awarded two years in a row by Land Bank of the Philippines as the Most Outstanding Bank in the Regional level and as the Second (2nd) Most Outstanding Rural Bank in the National Level. 2010 was the first year that CBI participated in this prestigious award. CBI was also awarded as the 2010 Best in Reciprocal Business and 2011 Best in Capital Build-up for its continuous effort to strengthen its capital base.
About Cantilan Bank
Founded in 1980, Cantilan Bank, Inc. (CBI) is one of the leading community banks in the country with Corporate Headquarters in Cantilan, Surigao del Sur. Currently, CBI has P1.5 billion pesos in total assets and provides financial services through its network of 19 branches, 18 micro-banking offices, and 14 ATMs that are strategically located across Caraga, Compostella Valley, Davao del Norte, Davao Oriental and Southern Leyte.
Cantilan Bank was recently awarded by Landbank of the Philippines as one of the Top 5 Outstanding Countryside Financial Institutions in the country and by the BIR as the number one corporate taxpayer in Surigao del Sur. Its microsavings product for students was also recognized as the best in the country by the Rafael B. Buenaventura Foundation. For more information on your friendly community bank, visit www.cantilanbank.com.